"...For me it represents cleansing. A washing away of the day. Preparation for rest. I wanted to explore what this moment often disregarded represented to other girls. To understand what they saw when they looked up and saw their makeup smeared face staring back in the reflection. What was. What is. Vulnerability. Idealism gone. Facades taken away..."

CLEANSE is a photo documentary exploring the daily ritual of facial cleansing & what that represents. The full body of work was recently exhibited at the Creative Collective HOME exhibition in Birchgrove, Sydney.